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1. Woman Standing in Flooded Area Woman Standing in Flooded Area 1951 View of unidentified woman standing in front of a house seriously damaged by the 1951 Flood; exact location unknown.

2. West Bottoms during 1951 Flood West Bottoms during 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of a flooded area in the West Bottoms after the 1951 Flood. Shows Sunshine Biscuits Building, Rudy-Patrick Seeds-Feeds, Weber Paper Company, Couch Tractor & Equipment Co., and the Kansas City...

3. West Bottoms during 1951 Flood West Bottoms during 1951 Flood 1951 View of four unidentified individuals surveying 1951 Flood damage in the West Bottoms.

4. West Bottoms after 1951 Flood West Bottoms after 1951 Flood 1951 View of West Bottoms in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood; shows part of Armour Company facilities, an overturned boxcar, several damaged automobiles, and much mud.

5. West Bottoms after 1951 Flood West Bottoms after 1951 Flood 1951 View of pigs displaced by the 1951 Flood walking through a damaged area in the West Bottoms.

6. West Bottoms after 1951 Flood West Bottoms after 1951 Flood 1951 View of recovery workers in a West Bottoms area damaged by the 1951 Flood; shows a number of Union Pacific and Rock Island Railroad vehicles.

7. Turkey Creek Pumping Station Turkey Creek Pumping Station 1951 View of debris from the 1951 Flood outside the Turkey Creek Pumping Station.

8. The Lakes That Could Have Been The Lakes That Could Have Been November, 2004 Article describes a failed, early 1970's proposal to construct three lakes in Johnson County, Kansas. The author argues that the lakes would have created a basin to prevent flood damage as far as Kansas...

9. Stockyards, Kansas City after 1951 Flood Stockyards, Kansas City after 1951 Flood 1951 View of Kansas City Stockyards showing damage from the 1951 Flood.

10. Stockyards, Kansas City after 1951 Flood Stockyards, Kansas City after 1951 Flood 1951 View of damage in the Kansas City Stockyards in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

11. Stockyards, Kansas City Stockyards, Kansas City 1951 Overhead view of the Kansas City Stockyards (empty of livestock), showing water and mud damage from the 1951 Flood.

12. Southwest Boulevard Area Southwest Boulevard Area 1951 Aerial view of Southwest Boulevard in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood, showing smoke rising from a fire.

13. Southwest Boulevard Area Southwest Boulevard Area 1951 Aerial view of Southwest Boulevard in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood, showing smoke rising from a fire.

14. Shovels and Cars in Field Shovels and Cars in Field 1951 View of a number of cars parked in a field in an area overlooking the West Bottoms; shows hundreds of shovels awaiting distribution for 1951 Flood cleanup.

15. Sewall Paint & Varnish Co. Sewall Paint & Varnish Co. 1951 View of men sitting outside Sewall Paint & Varnish Co. in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood; shows a company truck and large accumulation of empty paint cans.

16. SC167 Kansas City Stockyards SC167 Kansas City Stockyards 1828-1983 and n.d. The Kansas City Stockyards operated in the West Bottoms of Kansas City from 1871 to 1991. It was the second largest stockyards in the nation and one of Kansas City’s most important industries. This collection...

17. SC165 Mary Lou Eisert Collection SC165 Mary Lou Eisert Collection 1951 This collection contains photographs showing flood damage to residences and buildings in the Kansas City, Kansas area and a permit for Mary Lou Eisert to enter the flood area to regain property from her...

18. Santa Fe Pumping Plant Santa Fe Pumping Plant 1951 Unidentified men working outside the Santa Fe Pumping Plant in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

19. Rosedale Area after 1951 Flood Rosedale Area after 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of the Rosedale area in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

20. Red Cross Station Red Cross Station 1951 Red Cross aid station in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood. City Ice Co. Building pictured in background; also shown is a nurse and several unidentified men, one lying on a cot.